In celebration of the 119th Philippine Independence Day, indie hub Cinema ’76 will hold free screenings of “Heneral Luna” and “Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo” on June 12. These historical films showcase the patriotic life of Filipino heroes General Antonio Luna and Andres Bonifacio respectively.
June 12 (Monday)
- 12:00 PM — Heneral Luna
- 2:00 PM — Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo
There will also be a back-to-back benefit screenings of “Ang Araw sa Likod Mo” for HERO Foundations, Inc. on the same day (6:00 PM and 8:00 PM). These screenings will be attended by actors Ping Medina, Bong Cabrera, Mike Liwag and Ian Ignacio, together with HERO Foundation scholars and some veterans. After each screening, Director Dominic Nuesa will conduct a spontaneous question-and-answer segment to entertain questions from the audience.
Tickets are priced at 150 pesos each unless otherwise indicated. Seats are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Located at 160 Luna Mencias St. Brgy. Addition Hills, San Juan del Monte, Cinema ’76 is a micro-cinema dedicated to bringing the latest Filipino independent films as well as English and foreign-language films to its discriminating movie audience. Its setup is akin to a home theater with couches and throw pillows. While food and drinks are not allowed on the couches, they can be consumed by the bars at the back area of the cinema.
For more information, visit their Facebook page or contact them at (02) 3981939.